Geothermal power plant

PhotographerChristophe Audebert
Prize2nd Place in One-shot:climate Change / Machine
City/CountryPARIS, France
Photo Date2016-05-25
Technical InfoLong exposure: f8 - 10 seconds
Entry Description

Due to the high concentration of volcanoes in Iceland, geothermal energy is abundant. 5 major geothermal power plants provide around 30% of the country's electricity, and 90% of the buildings in Iceland are heated through geothermal energy. This is the number one country for renewable energy in the world per habitant. More countries are considering geothermal energy as an alternative solution due to climate change.